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Movement Disorders

Diagnosis and Treatment of Parkinson Disease: A Review

Congratulations Drs. Armstrong and Okun on the publication of “Diagnosis and Treatment of Parkinson Disease: A Review,” in this month’s issue of JAMA. Abstract Importance  Parkinson disease is the most common form of parkinsonism, a group of neurological disorders with Parkinson disease–like movement problems such as…

A widespread visually-sensitive functional network relates to symptoms in essential tremor

Congratulations to Drs. Okun, Wagle-Shukla and Vaillencourt on the publication of “A widespread visually-sensitive functional network relates to symptoms in essential tremor.”  This article was published in the December 22, 2017 issue of Brain; A Journal of Neurology.   Abstract Essential tremor is a neurological syndrome of heterogeneous pathology…

Reengineering Deep Brain Stimulation for Movement Disorders: Emerging Technologies

Congratulations Drs. Gunduz, Foote and Okun on the publication of “Reengineering Deep Brain Stimulation for Movement Disorders: Emerging Technologies,” in Current Opinion in Biomedical Engineering’s September issue.   Abstract Deep brain stimulation (DBS) is a neurosurgical technique, which consists of continuous delivery of an electrical pulse through chronically implanted electrodes…